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by kujo
Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Other Sports/Olympics
Topic: Indian Boxing Thread
Replies: 912
Views: 95835

Re: Indian Boxing Thread

Congratulations to Amit Panghal for being the first Indian male boxer to reach world championship final! :clap: :clap:
Now, go get the GOLD!!
by kujo
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: P. V. Sindhu thread - Rio Olympics Silver medal winner
Replies: 108
Views: 14401

Re: P. V. Sindhu thread - Rio Olympics Silver medal winner

Thanks Jay. Next year she will be in the top 10! All that world championship winning related money (recent) and of course the sponsorship deals in prep to 2020 Tokyo Olympics will add up..... You have to be kidding amount the prize money. Prize money in badminton is pretty small. Most of her income...
by kujo
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: P. V. Sindhu thread - Rio Olympics Silver medal winner
Replies: 108
Views: 14401

Re: P. V. Sindhu thread - Rio Olympics Silver medal winner

Thanks Jay.
Next year she will be in the top 10! All that world championship winning related money (recent) and of course the sponsorship deals in prep to 2020 Tokyo Olympics will add up.....
by kujo
Thu Sep 12, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: P. V. Sindhu thread - Rio Olympics Silver medal winner
Replies: 108
Views: 14401

Re: P. V. Sindhu thread - Rio Olympics Silver medal winner

https://www.rediff.com/sports/report/have-kept-an-empty-space-for-olympic-gold-sindhu/20190912.htm "But Olympics is a completely different feeling. Rio (Games) and World Championship gave me different memories, but, yeah, one gold medal is missing, so definitely I will work hard for that and would l...
by kujo
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Davis Cup 2019 - India
Replies: 244
Views: 13011

Re: Davis Cup 2019 - India

prasen9 wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 3:58 pm
I am useless too wrt conflict resolution or tennis-matters.
Yes yes, you like to stir the pot Prasen!! not resolve conflicts... :) :p
by kujo
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: BWF World Championships 2019
Replies: 86
Views: 2728

Re: BWF World Championships 2019

JIC and kujo are one and the same! just kidding... Hi Atithee!! :)

After all I have a soft spot for Sindhu - remember this post from almost 7 years back!?
viewtopic.php?f=8246&t=216494&hilit=lit ... 0#p4315665
by kujo
Fri Aug 30, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: BWF World Championships 2019
Replies: 86
Views: 2728

Re: BWF World Championships 2019

Congratulations P.V. Sindhu !! :clap: :clap:
by kujo
Tue Apr 02, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Economic and General Development
Topic: Indian Economy
Replies: 337
Views: 52509

Re: Indian Economy

Not really hogwash. A nation's economic growth (or the lack of it) affects people in tremendous ways. A relevant example is the eradication of "extreme poverty" in China in these past few years. While India continues to have that!! What is extreme poverty? - If a household lives on less than Rs.34 p...
by kujo
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Economic and General Development
Topic: Indian Economy
Replies: 337
Views: 52509

Re: Indian Economy

Here you can see the impact of those GDP growth rates on both countries' economies. Before 1980, they both had the same size of economy. But since the early 1980s, China started getting a leg up, and never relented in its pursuit of economic growth - year over year. Few things to keep in mind: 1. Of...
by kujo
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Economic and General Development
Topic: Indian Economy
Replies: 337
Views: 52509

Re: Indian Economy

This graph shows the GDP growth rate of two countries in the past 45 years. You see some big gaps now and then, but mostly they run in parallel with China having a consistently higher GDP growth rate than India. But this chart is not as impacting to view as the next one....
by kujo
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Economic and General Development
Topic: Indian Economy
Replies: 337
Views: 52509

Re: Indian Economy

Gross National Product = Gross Domestic Product + Net Factor Income from abroad Shouldn't we subtract the money that intl. firms make in our county ? Edit- maybe that's what u mean by 'Net'. Factor income from abroad can be wages, rents, interest and investment-income earned (by Indians) abroad and...
by kujo
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Suggestions to improve the site
Replies: 16
Views: 1276

Re: Suggestions to improve the site

Nice additions and improvements to the site Dhruv! thanks again for all your efforts to keep this forum going!! :clap:
by kujo
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Indian Wells/Miami ATP 1000, March 2019
Replies: 195
Views: 12251

Re: Indian Wells/Miami ATP 1000, March 2019

knarayen wrote:
Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:42 pm

Gunner serving 5-4. AND GUNNER WINS 6-4-6-4!!! :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: On to the main draw!
Yes! :clap: :clap:

thanks for the commentary Prof!
by kujo
Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Indian Wells/Miami ATP 1000, March 2019
Replies: 195
Views: 12251

Re: Indian Wells/Miami ATP 1000, March 2019

Miami ATP has now shifted to the NFL stadium that usually hosts Dolphins. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/18/sports/tennis/miami-open-hard-rock-stadium.html “What we wanted was a venue that would allow us the freedom and flexibility to grow and innovate the event,” said Mark Shapiro, president of En...
by kujo
Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: General Chit Chat
Topic: God in trouble in God's own country... Sabarimala
Replies: 30
Views: 1739

Re: God in trouble in God's own country... Sabarimala

If anything, this is just age discrimination for women. not specifically gender discrimination!! :D